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  1. Cognitive Development

    The Learning Brain

    By Usha Goswami

    Cognitive Development: The Learning Brain is a thoroughly revised and updated edition of the bestselling Cognition in Children. This full-color textbook has been re-written from the perspective of brain science and shows how new discoveries in cognitive neuroscience force us to reconsider...

    Published December 21st 2007 by Psychology Press

  2. Cognitive Development

    Neo-Piagetian Perspectives

    By Sergio Morra, Camilla Gobbo, Zopito Marini, Ronald Sheese

    Tying together almost four decades of neo-Piagetian research, Cognitive Development provides a unique critical analysis and a comparison of concepts across neo-Piagetian theories. Like Piaget, neo-Piagetian theorists take a constructivist approach to cognitive development, are broad in scope,...

    Published September 19th 2007 by Psychology Press

  3. Disparities in School Readiness

    How Families Contribute to Transitions into School

    Edited by Alan Booth, Ann C. Crouter

    Significant disparities exist in children's behavioral and learning capacities that support successful transitions into school. In this new volume, leading researchers from a variety of disciplines review the latest data on how families influence their children's transitions into school. The...

    Published August 3rd 2007 by Psychology Press

  4. Early Experience, the Brain, and Consciousness

    An Historical and Interdisciplinary Synthesis

    By Thomas C. Dalton, Victor W. Bergenn

    This new book examines the interrelationship between neuroscience and developmental science to help us understand how children differ in their capacity to benefit from their early motor and cognitive experiences. In so doing, it helps us better understand how experience affects brain growth and a...

    Published May 30th 2007 by Psychology Press

  5. Fundamentals of Development

    The Psychology of Childhood

    By Peter Mitchell, Fenja Ziegler

    Fundamentals of Development: The Psychology of Childhood outlines the main areas of developmental psychology, following a thematic approach and offering a broad overview of contemporary interest in the subject. Straightforward language and ample illustrations introduce the reader to the key areas...

    Published April 26th 2007 by Psychology Press

  6. Social Cognition During Infancy

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology

    Edited by Vincent Reid, Tricia Striano, Willem Koops

    Series: Special Issues of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology

    From the fundamental processing of human movement, through to the ability to interpret actions, infancy research is only now taking up the challenge of social cognition over a variety of cognitive areas. This special issue covers broad areas of social-cognitive development and builds a cohesive...

    Published March 29th 2007 by Psychology Press

  7. Play and Development

    Evolutionary, Sociocultural, and Functional Perspectives

    Edited by Artin Goncu, Suzanne Gaskins

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    Children's play is a universal human activity, and one that serves a significant purpose in personal development. Throughout this volume, which is an extension of the 33rd Annual Meeting of the Jean Piaget Society, the editors and contributors explore assumptions about play and its status as a...

    Published January 15th 2007 by Psychology Press

  8. Cognitive Development

    Critical Concepts in Psychology

    Edited by Usha Goswami

    Series: Critical Concepts in Psychology

    Cognitive Development is a new title in the Routledge Major Works series, Critical Concepts in Psychology. Edited by Usha Goswami, Director of the Centre for Neuroscience in Education, University of Cambridge, this four-volume collection brings together the essential scholarship covering cognitive...

    Published December 14th 2006 by Psychology Press

  9. Applied Spatial Cognition

    From Research to Cognitive Technology

    Edited by Gary L. Allen

    Applied Spatial Cognition illustrates the vital link between research and application in spatial cognition. With an impressive vista ranging from applied research to applications of cognitive technology, this volume presents the work of individuals from a wide range of disciplines and research...

    Published September 6th 2006 by Psychology Press

  10. Working Memory and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

    Edited by Tracy Packiam Alloway, Susan E. Gathercole

    Short-term or working memory - the capacity to hold and manipulate information mentally over brief periods of time - plays an important role in supporting a wide range of everyday activities, particularly in childhood. Children with weak working memory skills often struggle in key areas...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Psychology Press